New Partnership with Sacred Writes & “Religion for Breakfast”

Thanks to support from Sacred Writes (funded by the Henry Luce Foundation) I'm excited to be co-producing an original video for the popular YouTube channel, "Religion for Breakfast." From the Sacred Writes website: "Religion for Breakfast is a YouTube channel dedicated to the academic study of religion with over 65,000 subscribers and almost 4 million …

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The Louisville Institute’s Winter Seminar

Each year, the Louisville Institute gathers grantees to meet, share progress on projects, and build supportive relationships. As a current recipient of the project grant for researchers, I was happy to participate in the 2019 Winter Seminar. This was my second Winter Seminar; my first came while conducting research for my last solo authored book, …

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Guest appearance on “The Measure of Everyday Life”

Thanks to Brian Southwell, host of the radio show / podcast "The Measure of Everyday Life" for our thought-provoking conversation about the changing context of US religion for young Americans. The focus moved from religion to the non-religious to millennials' declines in fertility and marriage rates...and even into some of my reasons for studying Catholicism …

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Girl Talk, Inc. Knoxville

Thanks to Girl Talk, Inc. Knoxville for this kind shoutout, and for their powerful advocacy for young women! Proud to be joining their board of directors in 2019, in union with their mission of "empower[ing] girls to become their best selves through reducing the likelihood of teen pregnancy and helping them to advance educationally."